WLS' Roe Conn Honored By FBI
January 20, 2011 at 4:21 AM (PT)
CITADEL Talk WLS-A/CHICAGO afternoon "ROE AND ROEPER" co-host ROE CONN has been honored by the FBI with the FBI Director's Community Leadership Award.
"Mr. CONN's unwavering support of law enforcement in general, and the FBI in particular, has earned him the respect and admiration of police officers and FBI agents throughout the CHICAGO area," said FBI Director ROBERT MUELLER III. "He has used the public airways as a means to educate and inform his listeners, while at the same time remaining an objective journalist."
ROBERT GRANT, Special Agent-in-Charge of the CHICAGO office of the FBI, said, "Our employees were honored to have ROE CONN serve as the master of ceremonies at our 100th Anniversary celebration in JULY of 2008. In addition, his frequent on-air discussion of FBI investigations and related issues has earned him a great following in our office."